Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how


fasci/o band, fascia(fibrous membrane supporting and separating muscles)
fibr/o fiber, fibrous tissue
leiomy/o smooth muscle (visceral)
lumb/o loins(lower back)
muscul/o muscle
my/o muscle
ten/o tendon
tend/o tendon
tendin/o tendon
-algia pain
-asthenia weakness, debility
-pathy disease
-plegia paralysis
-rrhaphy suture
-sarcoma malignant tumor of connective tissue
-tomy incision
flexion decreases the angle of a joint
extension increases the angle of the joint
adduction moves closer to the midline
abduction moves away from the midline
rotation moves a bone around its axis
dorsiflexion elevates the foot
pronantion turns the palm hand
supination turns the palm up
eversion moves the sole of the foot inward
inversion moves the sole of the foot outward
plantar flexion lowers the foot (points the toes)
carp/o carpus (wrist bones)
cervic/o neck; cervix uteri (neck of the uterus)
cost/o ribs
crani/o cranium (skull)
humer/o humerus (upper arm bone)
metacarp/o metacarpus(hand bones)
phalang/o phalanges (bones of the fingers and toes)
spondyl/o vertebra (backbone)
vertebr/o vertebra (backbone)
stern/o sternum (breastbone)
calcane/o calcaneum (heel bone)
femor/o femur (thigh bone)
fibul/o fibula (smaller, outer bone of lower leg)
patell/o patella (kneecap)
pelv/o pelvis
pel/i pelvis
radi/o radiation, x-ray
tibi/o tibia
ankyl/o stiffness; bent, crooked
arthr/o joint
chondr/o cartilage
lamin/o lamina
myel/o bone marrow;spinal cord
orth/o straight
oset/o bone
-clast to break; surgical fracture
-cyte cell
-desis binding, fixiation (of a bone or joint)
-malacia softening
-physis growth
-porosis porous
Created by: jayla16